We ‘Raise(d) The Roof’ at the 13moons


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Thank you to all who supported Skagit Habitat for Humanity at the ‘Raise The Roof’ Dinner Auction on May 9, 2016 at 13moons Restaurant, Swinomish Casino and Lodge raising over $30,000 to help provide strength, stability and self-reliance through homeownership.

Thank you to our Event Sponsors Skagit Bank, Tesoro and Thrivent Financial, and thanks to our Auction Package Sponsors Dri-Eaz Products, Inc, HKP Architects, and Thrivent Financial.

We couldn’t have done it without our Auctioneer for the evening Mike (In The Morning) Yeoman and our ‘Raise The Roof’ Team and the support of the Skagit Habitat Board of Directors.

Thank you to all who provided us with Auction package donations:  Susie Alvarez, Kimberly Bell, Sorena and Wayne Brusseau, Deception Distilling, LLC, Carpenter Creek Winery, Jan Ellingson, Manny Gomez, Habitat Crafters, Trena Humerickhouse, Boyd and Janice Lanier, Lincoln Theater, Lowe’s Companies, Inc, Manresa Castle, Restaurant & Lounge, John Milnor, Dawn New, North Sound Oral & Facial Surgery, Gale and Ruth Ann O’Neil, Tom Peebles, Brian Poppe, Mary Roetciseonder, Sedro-Woolley Glass, Skagit Habitat Board of Directors, Carole Straathof, Twisted History Tours, Wayne’s Shuttle Service.

And a special thanks to all those who donated your time and/or home as Auction package party Hosts:  Kayla Koopmans, Teresa Pugh, The Fabulous Hagen Sisters, Don & Danya Wolf.

Thank you to our Volunteers for the event including:  our friends from Kohl’s ‘Associates in Action’ team Allison Himmelman, Marilyn Johnson, Caleb Marlow, Taylor Sanders, Jennifer Smith and Melissa Solis; our friends from US Bank who helped out at registration Daniel Bush, Elizabeth Craig and Caleb Marlow; as well as Kimberly Bell, Carol Boss, Bradley Davis, Christi Brua Weaver, Carol Hagen, Julie Hagen, Janice Lanier, John Milnor, Dawn New, Mary Roetciseonder and Melanie Sahnow.

And last but definitely not least thanks to Michael Boss for announcing the items in a style only to come from you; Brian Poppe for your words as Board President; to our Skagit Habitat Homeowners that spoke and shared their stories with our guests:  Maria and Mark & Echo; to the staff of 13moons and Swinomish Casino & Lodge under the direction of Darlene Azure, Kristy Sedano and Sarah Nelson, as always you provided our guests with a night to remember!

Our vision is to empower people to empower themselves by providing tools and opportunities individuals in our community need to build a better life for themselves and their families.  Together we can make a greater impact and we cannot do it without all of our supporters, so from the foundations of our hearts… Thank you!

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August 2015 Raffle

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2015 North Puget Sound Association of REALTORS® Charity Golf Tournament is coming up on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Skagit Golf and Country Club. We are thankful to have been selected as a recipient of funds from the tournament again this year!  Raffle Tickets are on sale and the 20 raffle prizes are on display at the Skagit Habitat for Humanity Store located at 1022 Riverside Drive, Mount Vernon. Stop in and check out the items and buy your tickets from our cashier TODAY!


# 1… Tickets for two to the Skagit Symphony: Choose from one of five concerts ($50 value)
# 2… Kids Activity Tool Box & Family Pass to Children’s Museum of Skagit County ($55 value)
# 3… Picnic Cooler & Wine Tote ($100 value)
# 4… Advertisements:  The Real Estate Book: half page ad in (3) issues ($675 value)
# 5… 2 Adirondack Chairs, with matching table & 4 cushions ($400 value)
# 6… Small handmade bird house ($50 value)
# 7… DIY Handmade Pet Feeder with storage ($100 value)
# 8… Large handmade bird house ($75 value)
# 9… Silver Reef Hotel Casino & Spa: massage & dinner for two ($145 value)
#10… 9 Holes at golf at Raspberry Ridge box, of MoJo balls, and Pink US Open bag towel ($70 value)
#11… Handcrafted custom dollhouse for the princess in your life! ($300 value)
12… Calling all Hawk Fans! Feel the Boom with this Seahawk Package: 9/3/2015 vs Raiders at Seattle ($300 value)
#13… Woods Coffee Gift Basket ($50 value)
#14… Get your computer humming like new from Interpreting Technology ($100 value)
#15… Gift Certificate to SHFH Store ($50 value)
#16… Eagle Haven Wine Box: including two wine glasses and 1 bottle ($50 value)
#17… 18 Holes for 2 at Avalon Golf Links and 2 sleeves of golf balls ($90 value)
#18… Wine package: 2 Naked Winery wine glasses and 3 bottles of local wines ($75 value)
#19… Shabby Chic entryway shelf: ‘Habitat Crafters’ reclaimed and repurposed a window ($150 value)
#20… Date Night: Skagit River Brewery (Dinner).  Get ready for your night with a Melody’s Flowers & More and a Glow Cleaners gift certificates ($80 value)

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And if you are a golfer, we have team registrations at the cash register, too. Hope to see you all at the Store to support our mission of providing safe, affordable housing to deserving families right here in Skagit County.

Thank you to Carol and Elyde for getting the display ready, and to all of you out there selling tickets for the raffle.  This year should be another great event!

“Raise The Roof” Dinner Auction 2015

11139439_963715436995861_8075950850280723161_nThank you to all who supported Skagit Habitat for Humanity (SHFH) on March 30, 2015, at 13 Moons Restaurant, Swinomish Casino & Lodge, raising around $25,000.

Thanks to our sponsors: Thrivent Financial, Underwood & Associates, Frontier Building Supply and Rallye Auto Sales, Inc. Auctioneer Extraordinaire: Pat Grant (Avid Auction). The “Raise The Roof” Team: Diane Simplot, Kristi Gorne, Bob Hoerner, Kate Woolcock Edwards, Kimberly Bell, and Teresa Pugh.

Auction package donations from: A + Marble & Granite, Captain Gerald R. Bell, Costco Wholesale, Benton Street Retreat, Habitat Crafters, Habitat Helpers, High Q Enterprises, Lafayette Gardens Weddings, Lee Mann and Bryce Mann Photography, Local Firefighters, Nell Thorn Restaurant & Pub, North Cove Coffee, San Juan Aviation, Safeway, Silver Bell Winery, Skagit Cellars, Skagit Shooting Range, SHFH Board of Directors, Tulip Valley Vineyard & Orchard, and Wayne’s Shuttle Service
Auction package party Hosts: Jim and Linda Duffield, The Fabulous Hagen Sisters, Gary Roessel and Corinne & Shawn Severn.

A special thank you to Frank Riechlin who has been making bird houses in true Habitat fashion with reclaimed and recycled materials he comes across and from our Store, raising a total of $1,200 alone that evening from Frank’s Bird Habitats!

Special thanks to Kristia Poppe of Skagit Bank for helping us prepare guest registration and check-out and to staff of 13 Moons and Swinomish Casino & Lodge under the direction of Darlene Azure, Kristy Hickok, and Sarah Nelson–as always you provided our guests with a night to remember!